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Washed a T-shirt once and it shrunk. Returned it to the store and their response was all our items shrink
Still waiting on a refund over 3 months
I would never purchase from this online store. I purchased items over 3 months ago whilst in lockdown. The sizing wasn’t right so I returned through the post and repurchased. I was notified by Cotton On the goods were returned and I would be refunded within 10 working days. This was back in October 2021. The only option to correspond with this appalling company is via Facebook through messenger. After numerous messages back and forth I was told that there was a backlog due to Covid. Then after patiently waiting months, now they do not reply to my messages. So they have my items back which I paid for and no resolution. Disgusting customer service
Literally the absolute worst customer service in Australian retail
Have waited almost 2 months for my refund to be processed after chasing up their customer service via live chat and email with nothing but lousy excuses about a backlog at their depot bla bla bla. Well finally last week someone got back to me stating that my refund has been processed. B.S!! I paid through PayPal so it would have been in my account straight away if it has and offcourse no follow up email has been received. I filed a dispute with PayPal which I should’ve done weeks ago I guess. They have been given a couple of weeks to respond to...the claim and they still haven’t which only proves how lousy their service is, not to mention dodgy and unprofessional. I will never ever buy anything from them again. What a crappy company to deal with and their product quality certainly doesn’t justify the price tag even on sale. Judging by all the negative reviews here they need to be reported to fair trading for various breaches of service.
Would give no stars. It is now going on for two months since cotton on received my return. I returned my order the day after receiving the goods. Repeated requests have fallen on deaf ears with a laughable sorry its taking song here's 10 dollars to spend...as if! Now not even answering. And let's talk about the return itself. The quality has gone down immensely. Sizing has changed and goods were just awful, scratchy fabric and poor quality. If anyone else is having trouble getting their money back contact consumer affairs. I have. Worst company. Do not spend your money here
Do not order online from Ceres Life (Cotton On)
Terrible delivery time, even worse return time. Since my return was received, it is almost 4 weeks later and the refund has not been processed. I am advised it has been received, but please allow 7-14 days for our team to contact you ‘once warehouse staff have come across it’. No other retailer has such poor customer service even during the busiest of times. Completely unacceptable.
Last month I ordered a journal online, I received an iPhone 6 case instead. This month I ordered 14 items, I'm missing 8 items from my order. I spoke to Yumna on chat, Yumna advised me she couldn't assist me for 24 hours because she was assisting 6 other people - why would you accept my chat request for assistance then? I spent nearly $300 on this order, I placed the order 3 days ago with express shipping - I'm not willing to wait for 24 hours just so they can contact someone to begin an investigation which could take however long. Would never order from the Cotton On Group online ever again, two issues within two months related back to warehousing issues is terrible. Stay away
Do not buy underwear that you don't KNOW will fit.
BE AWARE!!! If you have never bought underwear from Cotton-on and so cannot guarantee it will fit, be very aware that they will not accept returns when buying online. Even if the packaging is not opened. I bought matching bras and knickers (over $100 worth) and because the bras wouldn't fit (the ONLY things I tried on), they have refused to accept the returns of the underwear.
Now if I went into a shop, something I can't do as I live over 150kms from any store, they would presumably let you try on a bra. And if it didn't fit you wouldn't be ma...
An absolute muck around
I ordered several items and after they arrived I returned the items immediately on the 21/04 that didn't fit via the print out return postage slip. After close to 2 months of ordering items and waiting hours on the live chat (only for it to fail each time and return me to the back of the queue), emailing customer service, contacting the store and contacting them on messenger, my refund has finally begun the return process although this will take up to 5 business days to process. I was told by the store to keep trying the live chat, so this is ...what I did and finally had a response but was not told sorry for the muck around or anything instead I was told that this was just a mistake in their system. Not good enough. And after explaining how frustrated I was, they offered me free shipping for next time I make a purchase online. I WILL NEVER AGAIN. What an absolute joke.
2 weeks since returned items and still no refund!!!
It’s been 2 weeks since i returned the items that didn’t fit and I still haven’t got the refund. Cotton on customer service sends you millions of emails for you to review their items quality etc but they don’t consider reimbursing their clients a priority!!!!
Never got my money back from a return
I returned an item 2 weeks ago by shipping it back to cotton and I got an email saying it arrived. However I have still not got my money back after over 2 weeks. they just ignore my emails saying that they have a lot of questions to answer but it should not take over 2 weeks to answer mine. I am so annoyed that I basically paid for something I don’t even have.
Just received my t-shirt back apparently was to cottonon was stained this company is very deceitful, as from these photos you can see they are in perfect condition and tag still attached and obviously have not been worn at all, best you by elsewhere, this company is very greedy
I would give no stars if I could! THE WORST CUSTOMER SERVICE I HAVE EVER EXPERIENCED. They don't answer your questions and will leave the live chat after they give what they believe is the right info. I have been communicating with several different customer service people who all tell me different answers! Their customer service is a joke. They say afterpay returns are free but the process is an absolute shambles.
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Unfair PERKS VOUCHERS
I bought a $10 item which was free due to the $10 perks voucher, I also bought a tote bag for $2 And an item for $39.99 And one item for $20, when the two items ($39.99 And $40) were not right for me I returned them with tags never worn and the service staff told me I could only get a discount for $50 not the $60 I paid for those two items. The reason they said was because I had used a perks voucher in the transaction and now they had to reduce the value of the 2 items I returned!! I spoke to their customer service over the phone and after my e...xplanation how thus was not the right amount to refund she gave me a $10 perks voucher! Disgusted, never shopping with any of the Cotton On group again, and I have been a loyal customer for years! Am going to report this to the ACCC as this contradicts Australian Consumer Law. Very disappointed.
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Still haven't received the tracking number after purchase it and been almost 3 weeks now , very disappointed!!!!!!
Online shopping with Cotton On is ok if u choose to pick up in shop. I am still wondering why Cotton On is still using country’s worst shipping company - Courier xxxxxx!
The driver never came to your home for delivery but they did update their online status as “attempt to deliver but not at home”! Also they said they left the card for me but they did not ! What a ridiculous service!!! I did give instruction to leave my order at my front door but they took my order back to their warehouse ‘
I am so frustrated to have Courier pls to deliver my order as I had few horrible experiences with them. This time, again, I really don’t know how long can I take my order back or it would never come ?
Cotton On Admin/Customer device: Please take all your customers review seriously and consider to change your courier partnership to boost your competitiveness !
No extend sizes available in the store. If I found one, you are lucky. That probably is the only one in Aus. Why are they producing it? Save for themselves to wear, not for sale?
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|Category||Online Shops and Clothing Shops & Brands||Physical Shops and Clothing Shops & Brands|
|Offers Free Standard Shipping||Yes|
|Free Standard Shipping Minimum Order Amount||$60.00|
|Mens / Womens Clothing||Mens and Womens||Mens and Womens|
|Labels Sold||Own Label||Own Label|
|Buy Now, Pay Later Options||AfterPay||AfterPay|
|Clothing Type||Activewear, Children, General / Everyday, Pyjamas / Sleepwear and Swimwear||Activewear, Children, General / Everyday, Pyjamas / Sleepwear and Swimwear|
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